FP4A Spring 2023 Fellowship
Title: Spring 2023 Fellow
Reports To: Various
Location: Washington, DC
Full time Positions Reporting to this Position: None
Dates: January 3, 2023 – June 2, 2023
Foreign Policy for America’s fellowship program offers a unique opportunity to help shape the future of American foreign policy. Fellows will gain hands on experience with foreign policy issues and advocacy, the politics of foreign policy, as well as non-profit management and administration. We are a tight knit, collaborative organization, and fellows should expect to work on substantial projects that contribute to achieving our mission. Fellows will work on the following areas of our work: Advocacy, Political, and Outreach, with one of these areas as their primary focus.
Description: Foreign Policy for America (FP4A) is a national organization advocating for principled American engagement in the world. Together with our members and partners, we promote sound policies, hold elected officials accountable for their votes and actions, and help elect champions for our values. The Foreign Policy for America family of organizations includes FP Action Network, our federal political action committee, and Foreign Policy for America Foundation, our 501(c)(3) educational arm.
Responsibilities: Fellows play a central role in supporting our work and will work on the following areas of our work: Advocacy, Political, and Outreach. Descriptions of each area, and associated responsibilities can be found on the application form.
· Successful applicants will be enthusiastic, highly motivated individuals with strong academic backgrounds and interest in U.S. foreign policy and related politics.
· Strong writing skills are a must.
· Previous campaign or Capitol Hill experience is a plus.
· Full-time availability is required. Exceptional candidates that can work full time or close to full time will be considered.
Compensation: Fellows will receive a stipend of $5,400 for the semester.
Required application materials:
· Cover letter
· 1-2 page writing sample
· Contact information (phone, email, and relationship) for 3 references
To Apply: Submit your application at https://forms.gle/LyzVTGbod6hEGrCe7 no later than November 25, 2022. Interviews will be scheduled on a rolling basis until the position is filled.
Foreign Policy for America is committed to inclusion and recognizes diversity as a strategic asset to our team and our community. As an equal opportunity employer, FP4A does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Due to the political nature of some of our work, we are only able to hire U.S. citizens or permanent residents.